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The Best Things to Do in North Iceland

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Top attractions in North Iceland

Dettifoss Waterfall , Lake Myvatn
Dettifoss Waterfall is thought to be the most powerful waterfall in Europe. At 100 m (328 ft) wide and 44 m (131 ft) tall, it is also one of
Tours from $225
Goðafoss Waterfall , Akureyri
Also known as "The Fall of the Gods," Goðafoss Waterfall represents a magnificent horseshoe-shaped waterfall and a favorite of many tourists.
Tours from $95
Photography Tour
Photography Tours , Akureyri
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Hot Spring
Mývatn Nature Baths , Lake Myvatn
Soak inside or out at Mývatn Nature Baths. A warm natural lagoon maintains a temperature of 35-40 C (95-104 F). Inside you can take an even h
Tours from $125
Speed Boats Tour
Speed Boats Tours , Husavik
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North Iceland

On your trip to North Iceland, prepare to be enchanted by a geologist's wonderland shaped by water, ice, and fire and bathed in Northern Lights. The region's capital city Akureyri remains necessary stop for those interested in Iceland's traditional folk heritage. Offering premium whale-watching opportunities, Husavik charms visitors with an array of colorful wooden houses, historical buildings, and interesting museums. Reykjahlid makes a great base for exploring volcanoes, hot springs, and caves in its surrounds. Boasting moonlike landscapes, snowy mountains, sparkling waterfalls, whale-infested bays, and offshore islands with colonies of seabirds, North Iceland is a heaven for nature lovers and outdoor-adventure seekers. Plan your vacation with our Iceland tour builder tool and discover the best things to do in North Iceland.

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